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All 16 individual Doctoral Calls for Applications are now open.

Applications for any of the 16 fellowships are to be submitted through the online application system which you can now access through the "online application" buttons below.

Application deadline is July 3rd, 2022 (5 pm CET).

  • PhD POSITION IN POLITICAL SCIENCE & EUROPEAN STUDIES

    Early Stage Researcher 1

    Starting in Brussels, Belgium

    Dissensus over the Rule of Law in Transnational Parliamentary Arenas: The case of the European Parliament

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  • PhD POSITION IN POLITICAL ECONOMY & EUROPEAN STUDIES

    Early Stage Researcher 2

    Starting in Paris, France

    The capitalism-democracy nexus and struggles over European governance

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  • PhD POSITION IN INTERNATIONAL & EUROPEAN LAW

    Early Stage Researcher 3

    Starting in Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Law and practice of the rule of law within the European Union

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  • PhD POSITION IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS & EUROPEAN STUDIES

    Early Stage Researcher 4

    Starting in Rome, Italy

    EU grand strategy in a competitive system: European liberal democracy in a multipolar world

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  • PhD POSITION IN COMPARATIVE & EUROPEAN LAW

    Early Stage Researcher 5

    Starting in Rome, Italy

    National and European courts reacting to dissensus: The case of fundamental rights protection

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  • PhD POSITION IN SOCIOLOGY & EUROPEAN STUDIES

    Early Stage Researcher 6

    Starting in Cluj, Romania

    The 'resistance’ social movement: towards a re-politicisation of the European public sphere

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  • PhD POSITION IN POLITICAL SCIENCE & EUROPEAN STUDIES

    Early Stage Researcher 7

    Starting in Amsterdam, Netherlands

    The politics of the untidy right: illiberal democracy as a contagious concept

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  • PhD POSITION IN POLITICAL SCIENCE & EUROPEAN LAW

    Early Stage Researcher 8

    Starting in Copenhagen, Denmark

    Technocratic actors as ‘teachers’ of the rule of law: EU technical assistance, capacity-building and other pathways

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  • PhD POSITION IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS & EUROPEAN STUDIES

    Early Stage Researcher 9

    Starting in Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Contesting national sovereignty? Transnational civil society activism and EU external action against deforestation

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  • PhD POSITION IN INTERNATIONAL AND COMPARATIVE LAW & EUROPEAN STUDIES

    Early Stage Researcher 10

    Starting in Rome, Italy

    Socio-economic contestation turned into democratic conflicts? EU comprehensive trade agreements in front of parliaments: the CETA CASE

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  • PhD POSITION IN INTERNATIONAL LAW & EUROPEAN LAW

    Early Stage Researcher 11

    Starting in Brussels, Belgium

    Legal contestation on the rule of law and its impact on EU cooperation in criminal matters with third parties: EU-MERCOSUR

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  • PhD POSITION IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS & EUROPEAN STUDIES

    Early Stage Researcher 12

    Starting in Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Contesting European border regimes: challenging and remaking EU migration governance

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  • PhD POSITION IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS & AREA STUDIES (Europe/Russia)

    Early Stage Researcher 13

    Starting in Brussels, Belgium

    Impact of dissensus driven by external competition on EU peace support & stability instruments and mechanisms

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  • PhD POSITION IN COMPARATIVE POLITICS & AREA STUDIES (Europe/Asia)

    Early Stage Researcher 14

    Starting in Brussels, Belgium

    Responding to competing authoritarian models: Japan and EU’s respective neighbourhoods compared

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  • PhD POSITION IN COMPARATIVE POLITICS & AREA STUDIES (Europe/ Neighborhood / Eastern Partnership & Mediterranean)

    Early Stage Researcher 15

    Starting in Brussels, Belgium

    Impact of competing models on the EU’s political conditionality in a turbulent neighbourhood

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  • PhD POSITION IN INTERNATIONAL LAW & EUROPEAN LAW

    Early Stage Researcher 16

    Starting in Geneva, Switzerland

    The European Constitutional Counter-Revolution

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